The Books That Come To Life is a TV Series based on various works by various authors. It follows the adventures of a young boy. Distributed by ABC Family.

References to Classic and Modern books

  • Twilight: Edward Cullen appears in one episode.
  • The Martian: The title is mentioned.
  • Wuthering Heights: The house appears as the main location for the boy's home.
  • The Wind in the Willows: Mr. Toad appears in many of the episodes.
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs: Snow White appears as the main princess the young boy comes upon and saves numerous times.
  • Little Red Riding Hood: The Wolf appears.
  • The Brave Little Toaster: The Toaster and his gang appear as main characters.
  • Watership Down: General Woundwort appears as the main antagonist.
  • Atlas Shrugged: John Galt is mentioned.
  • Pride and Prejudice: The title is mentioned.
  • 101 Dalmatians: Cruella de Vil appears as the secondary antagonist.
  • Harry Potter: Lord Voldemort appears as the tertiary antagonist.
  • Goosebumps: Slappy the Dummy appears in one episode.
  • A Christmas Carol: Scrooge appears in the Christmas special.
  • Chitty-Chitty Bang-Bang: The car itself appears as Mr. Toad's and Snow White's vehicle.
  • The Great Gatsby: Jay Gatsby appears in one episode.
  • Jaws: The shark appears in many episodes.
  • Planet of the Apes: Caesar appears as the boy's pet ape.
  • The Hunger Games: Many of the characters in the series participate in the games.
  • Millennium: The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo appears in one episode.
  • Lensman: The Lensman appears.
  • Dune: Arrakis appears as a location.
  • Winnie-the-Pooh: The bear himself is mentioned.
  • Aladdin: The lamp and Aladdin appear.
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: Willy Wonka appears.
  • Narnia: Aslan appears as the boy's mentor. The White Witch and her stone collection also appear.
  • Lord of the Rings: Gandalf fights against Jack Merridew.
  • Lord of the Flies: Jack Merridew, the evil, fights Gandalf and is destroyed.
  • The Holy Bible: Some of the Bible's characters appear.
  • Shardik: The bear appears.
  • The Plague Dogs: All the dogs appear.
  • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Robot appears.
  • The Jungle Book: Mowgli and other characters appear.
  • Peter Pan: Peter and Captain Hook appear.
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: Alice and the Queen of Hearts appear.
  • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: Both Jekyll and Hyde appear.
  • Treasure Island: Long John Silver appears as the main anti-hero.
  • Moby Dick: The white whale itself and Captain Ahab appear.
  • Pinocchio: The puppet himself appears in one episode alongside his insect friend.
  • Northern Lights: Norick appears in one episode.
  • Percy Jackson: Percy Jackson appears as the boy's friend.
  • Tam O'Shanter: The villain's dance and Satan's bagpiping in the church remind viewers of this.
  • Sleepy Hollow: The Halloween-loving Headless Horseman appears.
  • Felidae: Claudandus appears as the quaternary antagonist.
  • Around the World in 80 Days: Phileas Fogg and Passepartout appear.
  • 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Captain Nemo appears.
  • Journey to the Center of the Earth: The boy's adventure underneath remind viewers of this.
  • From Earth to the Moon: The moon appears.
  • The Poseidon Adventure: The disaster the boy survives is the Poseidon disaster.
  • The Wizard of Oz: The Wicked Witch of the West appears as the quinary antagonist.
  • Charlotte's Web: Charlotte the Spider appears.
  • John Carter: John Carter of Mars appears.
  • Artemis Fowl: The spy division appears.


  1. Thunderous
  2. Courageous
  3. Powerful
  4. Ageless
  5. Forever
  6. Great
  7. Ungrateful
  8. Regressive
  9. Powder
  10. Heroic
  11. Supreme
  12. Fried
  13. Snowy
  14. Chop!
  15. Industry
  16. Immune
  17. Come
  18. Straight
  19. Wuthering
  20. Mastering
  21. Woundwort!
  22. Battle
  23. Fight
  24. Conflict
  25. End, Part 1
  26. End, Part 2
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